The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canterbury with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Kent / Canterbury
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 2 11
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canterbury 15.38% 31.58% 19.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.38% 75.00% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Canterbury with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Canterbury
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 13 8 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canterbury 100.00% 42.11% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 22
Median salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.18% -2.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £36,722 £37,500 £38,700
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Canterbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canterbury citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Canterbury

SQL
Salary Trend in Canterbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in Canterbury.

Salary trend for SQL in Canterbury

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canterbury region with a requirement for SQL.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) CDMA
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) UMTS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) NetBeans

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canterbury by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) CDMA
1 1 (50.00%) GSM
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
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